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Prescription delivery times increased after DeJoy took over USPS, report finds

CBS News Wednesday, 9 September 2020
Operational shifts have allegedly led to a delay in mail delivery and backlogs.
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A new Senate report finds an estimated 85 million are late in one week. According to Gizmodo the report finds there had been nearly a 20 percent drop in on-time deliveries. The report was prepared by Democratic staff on the Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee. It describes a significant decline in the percentage of mail delivered on time in each of the postal service’s 67 districts. The reports blame controversial changes ordered by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy for the delays.

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USPS mail delivery is getting worse, putting ballots at risk

First-class mail had "awful" on-time delivery rates in October, with 14% of mail arriving late, one expert says.
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Haven't mailed your ballot yet? USPS recommends you do by Tuesday to make state deadlines

Vote by mail deadlines vary by state. Regardless, the USPS is generally recommending to allow one week between putting your ballot in the mail and your..
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Should You FedEx Your Mail-In Ballot? No.

Experts say that people should use the United States Postal Service or a secure ballot drop box instead to make sure they are complying with vote-by-mail rules..
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Return To Sender: Rookie USPS Mail Carrier Dumped Ballots Into New Jersey Dumpsters [Video]

Return To Sender: Rookie USPS Mail Carrier Dumped Ballots Into New Jersey Dumpsters

Nicholas Beauchene began working for the US Postal Service in July, 2020. No longer. The DOJ has charged him for dumping 1,875 pieces of mail, including ballots, in two dumpsters in North Arlington and West Orange, New Jersey. CNN reports postal investigators believe the 26-year-old dumped the mail on two different days, from two different mail routes. The North Arlington dumpster contained 98 general election ballots; the West Orange dumpster had one general election ballot.

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